Category: life

Be messy and complicated and afraid and show u…

Be messy and complicated and afraid and show up anyways.

The bravest thing I ever did was continuing my…

The bravest thing I ever did was continuing my life when I wanted to die.

If you see beauty in something, don’t wait for…

If you see beauty in something, don’t wait for others to agree.

Smiles are probably the most underrated facial…

Smiles are probably the most underrated facial expressions, much more complicated than most people realize. There are dozens of smiles, each differing in appearance and in the message expressed.

A person learns how to love himself through th…

A person learns how to love himself through the simple acts of loving and being loved by someone else.

There are a few things in life so beautiful th…

There are a few things in life so beautiful they hurt: swimming in the ocean while it rains, reading alone in empty libraries, the sea of stars that appear when you’re miles away from the neon lights of the city, bars after 2am, walking in the wilderness, all the phases of the moon, the things we do not know about the universe, and you.

I have no special talents. I am only passionat…

I have no special talents. I am only passionately curious.

I don’t care that they stole my idea… I care t…

I don’t care that they stole my idea… I care that they don’t have any of their own.

Can you understand? Someone, somewhere, can yo…

Can you understand? Someone, somewhere, can you understand me a little, love me a little? For all my despair, for all my ideals, for all that — I love life. But it is hard, and I have so much — so very much to learn.

If I could but know his heart, everything woul…

If I could but know his heart, everything would become easy.